Mar 20, 2011 1:00am EDT
of ideas flow and this is an old idea. alfred marshall was high on this idea 120 years ago. i'm less optimistic about his vision for competitiveness in the inner city. i think actually there was probably too much of an emphasis on what their current comparative advantage is relative to thinking of game-changing things and radically increase the human capital in areas. i think that's the fundamental thing. it's not figuring out how to do low value added services, but how to provide the skills and connections that enable the areas to grow. of course, there's a whole 80% of the book about things unrelated to mai coal porter's core interest, but certainly i share his enthew yasm for entrepreneurship and connecting with people in dense corridors. >> let's go over here. >> hi. the cover of your book has a picture of chicago, i think? >> it is, stretched out. >> anyone who been to chicago lately knows it looks amazing. it's clean, clean parks, and the census said chicago lost 200,000 people in the last 10 years, and at the same time, the exurban counties away from chicago were some of the f
Mar 24, 2011 5:30pm PDT
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Mar 28, 2011 2:05am EDT
had a radical prostectomy for cancer are at 40% to 50%. >> yes! >> reporter: alfred, who had prostate cancer surgery, was also in the viagra studies. >> i have an erection like i was 25 again. >> reporter: his wife, sheryl, says she appreciates viagra as much as he does. >> this pill is as much for the women as it is for the men because there are a tremendous amount of macho men in this country that would never admit that they may have a problem. and there are a lot of women that are walking away from a relationship saying, you know, what did i do wrong? should i tried this? should i have done this? when in reality, it wasn't exactly their fault. >> reporter: there is one group of men who should not take viagra. namely patients taking nitrate medication, such as nitroglycerine for angina. combined with viagra they could cause a drop in blood pressure. other than that, no serious adverse reactions have been reported with viagra. a very small percent of men have had minor side effects such as headaches, facial flushes and indigestion. the vast majority of men report no side effects. we